Leadership Staff

All Syntero leadership and staff members are committed to providing high quality, patient centered care to all clients and families.

Leadership Operations

Julie Erwin Rinaldi, M.Ed. (she/her/hers) — CEO/Executive Director

Nina Riggs Griffin, MSEd, LPC (she/her/hers)— Chief Operating Officer

Sara Harrison-Mills, MSW, LISW-S (she/her/hers) — Chief Clinical Officer

Kathy Ritchey, Ph.D., CPHQ — Chief Corporate Compliance Officer

Gary Wilson, CPA — Chief Financial Officer

J. Mariah Beidleman, MA (she/her/hers) — Chief Public Information and Development Officer

Community Outreach

Victoria Alexander, MSW, LISW-S (she/her/hers) — Older Adult Program Coordinator

Jenna Birdsell, APRN, CNS, CNP (she/her/hers) — Psychiatric Services Supervisor

Melissa Brundage, MSW, LISW-S — Outreach Program Coordinator

Debbie Combs, LISW-S — Early Childhood Program Coordinator

Daniel Cuciak, LICDC (he/his/him) — Clinical Compliance Coordinator

Courtney Dobson, LISW-S (she/her/hers) — Diversity and Inclusion Program Coordinator

Michael Eblin, MSW, LSW (they/them/theirs) — LGBTQ Program Coordinator

Leslie Fritz, MSW, LISW-S — Director of Integrated Care

Jennifer Kollman, MA, LPCC-S (she/her/hers) — SUD Program Coordinator

Aimee Moore, MS, LPCC-S — Youth Crisis Services Program Coordinator and Backing Our Frontline Coordinator

Susan Ortega, MSW, LISW-S (she/her/hers) — Director of Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives – Franklin County

Rebecca Wixon, LISW-S — Multi-Systems Youth Program Coordinator

Erica Wood, MA, LPCC-S, MT-BC — Director of Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives – Delaware/Morrow Counties

Front Office Management

T’Andria Bethel — Site Office Manager, Northeast Location

Heather Cox (she/her/hers) — Site Office Manager, Lewis Center Location

Karlene Hughes — Site Office Manager, Dublin Location

Laura Ruddy — Site Office Manager, Mill Run Location